OUR WORK IN PAKISTAN
Founded by Asma Jahangir in 1980, AGHS is the first and leading law firm in Pakistan providing free legal representation to the vulnerable and fighting for human rights for the disenfranchised.
"When there is oppression and dictatorship, by not speaking out, we lose our dignity"
We empower those most vulnerable to fight against oppression
Wherever there is injustice-an abuse of power or the oppression of people-we lead actions with the skilled to hold oppressors accountable and free people from injustice.
Mahnoor was just 16 years old when she was wrongfully imprisoned alongside her mother in a rushed murder trial in 2019. AGHS's #PrisonProject took over her case and won her freedom.